Press Releases

Please click on the links below to view all of our most recent press releases and news from the City of Clearwater.

Winter and Hope Surprise Young Amputee for Her Birthday

Release Date: October 9, 2017

Cooter’s 24th Annual Crabfest


Two Artists Announced for the 2017 Hispanic Heritage Concert

Release Date: 08/24/2017

The 2017 Clearwater Super Boat National Championship Festival Presented by Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater Races into Clearwater

Release Date: 09/20/2017

Threatened Loggerhead Sea Turtle ‘Toot’ will Crawl to Ocean at Clearwater Beach

Release Date: 09/20/2017

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Announces Super Boat National Championship & Seafood Festival

Release Date: June 27, 2016

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Announces Sports Packed 2016 Calendar

Release Date: May 26, 2016

Sea Turtles Awareness Day Draws Attention To The City of Clearwater, Fla. Sustainable Tourism

Release Date: April 25, 2016

Clearwater Beach Kicks off Restaurant week with Taste Test Event

Release Date: April 22, 2016

Clearwater Marine Aquarium to Expand With a Mission For Rehabilitating Additional Wildlife

Release Date: April 19, 2016

Opal Sands Resort – New Luxury Hotel Opening in Clearwater Beach, Florida in 2016

Release Date: April 18, 2016

1,000 Tons of Clearwater Beach’s Sugar White Sand Carved into America’s Greatest Music Hits

Release Date: March 15, 2016

Clearwater Beach Named Winner in 2016 TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Awards for Beaches

Release Date: February 18, 2016

Clearwater Loves #TruckDay! Phillies Equipment Truck to Arrive on Valentine’s day

Release Date: February 12, 2016

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Brings Grammy Beats and Gourmet Treats To It’s February Festivals

Release Date: February 02, 2016

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Announces Annual Uncorked and Sea-Blues Festivals

Release Date: January 25, 2016

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Sees Significant Growth in Tourism and Increase in Hotel Rooms to Meet

Release Date: December 23, 2015

Clearwater, Florida Announces Beach Day for the 30th Anniversary Outback Bowl

Release Date: December 14, 2015

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Gears Up for Holiday Festivities

Release Date: November 05, 2015

The City of Clearwater, Fla. and MAXIMA Announce 10th Anniversary Hispanic Heritage Concert

Release Date: September 03, 2015

St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport Breaks Passenger Record and Adds New Non-Stop Routes

Release Date: August 24, 2015

The City of Clearwater, Fla. Announces Artist Lineup for the 36th Annual Clearwater Jazz Holiday

Release Date: August 11, 2015

Clearwater, Florida Announces Centennial Social Media Campaign #Clearwater100

Release Date: June 17, 2015

The City of Clearwater, Florida Announces Sea Turtle Nesting Season

Release Date: May 12, 2015

The City of Clearwater, Florida Announces Centennial Celebrations

Release Date: April 08, 2015

Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival Announces “Sugar Sand Tales” Theme

Release Date: February 18, 2015

Phillies Open Ticket Sales for the 69th Season of Spring Training in Clearwater, Florida

Release Date: February 17, 2015

Clearwater Beach Hosts Clearwater North Americans Sailing Event Feb 5 – 8

Release Date: February 02, 2015

“Winter goes to Washington” – Warmly Welcomed by Congressman David Jolly

Release Date: January 27, 2015

Palm Pavilion Inn Renovation Complete

Release Date: January 25, 2015

Amos Lee and Robert Randolph & The Family Band Headline Clearwater’s Free Annual Sea-Blues Festival

Release Date: January 21, 2015

Clearwater, Florida Commits to Tourism Growth and Economic Development

Release Date: May 20, 2014

Clearwater, Florida Announces Packed Spring 2014 Event Calendar

Release Date: March 10, 2014

Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival:“Beachwalk of Fame”Celebrates Iconic Movies& Clearwater’s Iconic Beaches

Release Date: March 06, 2014

Vintage Trouble and Robert Cray Band Headline Clearwater’s Free Annual Sea-Blues Festival

Release Date: January 28, 2014

Clearwater, Florida Announces Outback Bowl Beach Day

Release Date: December 09, 2013

Clearwater, Florida Announces Dolphin Tale 2 to Begin Filming this Fall

Release Date: September 10, 2013

Original Hooters to Host World Wing-Eating Championship

Release Date: July 23, 2013

Artist Lineup Announced for the 34th Clearwater Jazz Holiday

Release Date: July 10, 2013

The ‘fastest show on water’ races to Clearwater Beach on September 27-29, 2013

Release Date: June 27, 2013

Bright House Clearwater Celebrates America Set to Light the Skies on July 4, 2013 Announcing the Tam

Release Date: June 19, 2013

Bright House Clearwater Celebrates America Set to Light the Skies on July 4, 2013

Release Date: May 29, 2013

Clearwater Beach Celebrates Restaurant Week with Kick-Off Event

Release Date: April 17, 2013

New Festival Celebrates Clearwater’s Famous “Sugar Sands”

Release Date: March 21, 2013

Clearwater Launches Turn off the Cold and Switch on Spring Sweepstakes

Release Date: February 26, 2013

USA Today Names Clearwater Beach the “Best Beach Town in Florida”

Release Date: January 25, 2013

Phillies Open Ticket Sales for the 67th Season of Spring Training in Clearwater, Florida

Release Date: January 10, 2013

Five-Time Grammy Nominated Kenny Wayne Shepherd Headlines Clearwater Sea-Blues Festival

Release Date: December 11, 2012

Clearwater, Fla Launches Online Outback Bowl Promotion

Release Date: December 10, 2012

Clearwater’s Beach to Host First Ever Chalk Art Festival October 26 – 28, 2012

Release Date: October 04, 2012

Major New Investments to Boost Tourism Industry in Clearwater, Florida

Release Date: September 17, 2012

BoatUS Awards Clearwater 2010 Recreational Boating Access Award

Release Date: August 02, 2012

Clearwater’s Dolphin Pod Welcomes the Republican National Convention

Release Date: July 25, 2012

Clearwater Announces Summer Openings

Release Date: July 05, 2012

Clearwater Introduces Coastie the Guide Dog Puppy-in-Training

Release Date: May 29, 2012

Bonnie Raitt to Headline 33rd Clearwater Jazz Holiday

Release Date: March 19, 2012

Iconic Phillie Phanatic Received Key to the City of Clearwater, Fla

Release Date: March 05, 2012

Original Hooters Reopens in Clearwater, Florida

Release Date: February 13, 2012

Star of NBC’s The Voice to Perform at Clearwater Sea-Blues Festival

Release Date: January 30, 2012

Clearwater Newly Designated a Coast Guard City

Release Date: January 25, 2012

Clearwater Outback Bowl Beach Day Celebration December 30th

Release Date: December 27, 2011

Allegiant Celebrates Inaguaral Flight Between Niagara Falls and Clearwater

Release Date: December 16, 2011

Clearwater Marine Aquarium Opens Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure in Clearwater, Florida

Release Date: December 15, 2011

Home of Movie Star ‘Winter the Dolphin’ to Feature Major Jazz Event

Release Date: October 04, 2011

Sets from Dolphin Tale Can be Seen in Clearwater, Fla

Release Date: September 12, 2011

Record Breaking Attendance at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Release Date: August 02, 2011

The City of Clearwater Shows Strong Growth as International Tourist Destination

Release Date: July 25, 2011

Clearwater Marine Aquarium to Break Ground on $12 Million Dollar Expansion

Release Date: June 09, 2011

Clearwater’s Palm Pavilion Celebrates 85 Years on the Beach

Release Date: June 07, 2011

Clearwater, Florida Announces Completion of Pinellas Trail, Welcoming the Active Traveler

Release Date: May 26, 2011

Key Tourism Partners from Clearwater, Florida to Visit Major Source Markets

Release Date: March 11, 2011

Phillies Baseball to Return to Clearwater, Florida for Spring Training

Release Date: February 02, 2011

Clearwater Hosting Outback Bowl Beach Day Celebration December 30th

Release Date: December 16, 2010

Volunteers Needed for Biggest Florida Beach Walk and Photo Fest Ever

Release Date: November 04, 2010

Clearwater Jazz Holiday Event Attracts Jazz World Greats and Fans

Release Date: October 04, 2010

Clearwater to Celebrate Spring with Annual Fun ‘n Sun Festival

Release Date: March 30, 2010